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Catalog Number 2008.9.153
Object Name Cup, Coffee
Description This cup is from a service thought to have been made for Thomas Dawson and his wife, Ann Fermor, who married in 1754. The arms are incorrectly painted, which makes the attribution somewhat tentative.
Year Range from 1755
Year Range to 1760
Material Hard Paste Porcelain
Place of Origin Made in Jingdezhen, Possibly Decorated in Guangzhou (Canton), China
Collection The Reeves Center
Credit line Gift of H.F. Lenfest and Beverly M. DuBose III
On View Reeves Center, Chinese Armorial Gallery
Gallery ID Number 2153